Topic: U.S. Census Bureau
Nikki Haley, who has advanced to a GOP runoff in South Carolina’s gubernatorial race, is one of a record number of Indian-American candidates this year.
06/11/2010 08:24 pm
Private sector businesses added just 41,000 new jobs in May, leading Republicans to criticize Obama's economic plan. But analysts see a few bright spots.
06/04/2010 12:33 pm
Al and Tipper Gore have announced that they are separating after 40 years of marriage. With Americans living longer, the number of divorces after decades of marriage is increasing.
06/02/2010 05:20 pm
I used to ride my bike to work on quiet Sundays, then gave it up when my work schedule changed. Concerns about traffic and safety on the streets of Washington, DC deterred me. National Bike to Work Day prompted me to try again. Here's what happened.
05/21/2010 04:37 pm
College students are graduating with more debt than ever before. Is it morally right to allow graduates to start their lives immersed in debt?
05/13/2010 11:15 am
More Americans moved last year than in 2008, according to the Census Bureau, suggesting that the economy is improving. But the mobility rate is still at historic lows.
05/11/2010 07:42 pm
Celebrate the rise of the mother daughter business this Mother's Day. The recession has helped to boost their numbers.
05/08/2010 01:52 pm
The 2010 Census has confused Hispanics. It asks one’s race but doesn’t have a Hispanic option. What about 'multiracial,' or brown?
04/06/2010 10:33 am
In a trend worthy of April Fools' jokes, Americans are challenging Question 9 of the 2010 Census form: What is your race? Some are self-defining themselves as 'American' or 'NASCAR.'
04/01/2010 06:14 pm
Thursday is Census Day – the bureau's 'target date' for Americans to mail back their 2010 census form. But census takers won't start rounding up noncompliers for another month.
04/01/2010 04:55 pm